Potatoes in Canada


AgronomyNewsBusiness ManagementDiseases

January 18, 2022
New governmental committee to assist P.E.I. potato farmers


January 18, 2022
The rise and fall of Blackleg-causing bacteria

AgronomyNewsCrop Protection

January 3, 2022
Potato wart not detected in national seed potato survey

AgronomyNewsBusiness & PolicyDiseases

November 30, 2021
Government-industry group works to resolve P.E.I. potato trade issues

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsBusiness & PolicyDiseases

November 25, 2021
Officials respond to the extended U.S. potato ban

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsDiseases

November 19, 2021
Potato wart found in P.E.I. fields for second year in a row

AgronomyNewsTraits and Genetics

September 30, 2021
International research team breeds frost-resistant potato

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsBusiness & PolicyDiseases

September 23, 2021
OPB: New seed storage facility and disease updates


September 21, 2021
OMAFRA: Building resilient soils


August 26, 2021
Updated storage potato harvest checklist

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsMarkets and MarketingPlanting

July 29, 2021
Overall potato acreage in Canada up 5.3% over 2020

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsDiseases

July 27, 2021
Ontario growers warned to beware of white mould

AgronomyFeaturesResearchTraits and Genetics

July 16, 2021
Potato variety trials

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsCrop Protection

July 2, 2021
P.E.I. Potato Agronomy update: Soil moisture, spore traps and scouting

AgronomyCrop WatchFeaturesCrop ProtectionDiseases

June 24, 2021
Late blight checklist for protection throughout the season

AgronomyNewsFertility and NutrientsSoil

June 19, 2021
OSCIA launches pilot project to improve soil health

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsPlanting

May 26, 2021
OPB’s Eugenia Banks provides early season crop update


May 14, 2021
Checklist of potato emergence problems

AgronomyCrop WatchNews

May 5, 2021
Potato scouting resources for the season

AgronomyNewsFertility and Nutrients

March 12, 2021
AAFC: Soybean over red clover for potato rotations

AgronomyNewsCrop Protection

March 11, 2021
AAFC involved in bringing new wireworm control to producers


December 15, 2020
Developing common scab resistance through genetic research


December 8, 2020
Potato wart found in two PEI fields

AgronomyCrop WatchFeaturesDiseases

November 16, 2020
Tackling disease management and soil health

AgronomyCrop WatchFeaturesHarvesting

October 30, 2020
A year like no other

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsStorage

October 28, 2020
Be wary of water on storage floors


October 26, 2020
The Island’s irrigation woes


October 23, 2020
Alberta announces historic expansion to province’s irrigation infrastructure

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsCrop Protection

October 21, 2020
BASF receives registration for new wireworm control products

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsHarvesting

October 20, 2020
Ontario growers notice ‘long tubers’ among the harvest

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsDiseases

October 19, 2020
P.E.I. research scientists look for ways to grow scab-resistant potato


September 29, 2020
Alberta researchers investigate precision irrigation for potatoes